WorldCat Identities

Abbott, Simon 1967-

Overview
Works: 344 works in 522 publications in 3 languages and 5,293 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Literature  Readers (Publications)  Pictorial works  History  Trivia and miscellanea  Illustrated works  FAQs  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Contributor
Classifications: PZ7.B6812, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Simon Abbott
Everything goes : Henry goes skating by B. B Bourne( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's a snowy day, perfect for ice-skating! Henry sees lots of amazing vehicles on his way to the rink, but the best vehicle of the day is around the corner."--Publisher
Everything goes : Henry in a jam by B. B Bourne( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry describes the different vehicles he sees as he is stuck in a traffic jam
Henry on wheels by B. B Bourne( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Henry can't wait to take his first solo bike ride. When Mom says he may go only around his block, Henry discovers that there are lots of fascinating things to see close to home--from a hot dog truck to cement mixers"--Jacket
Planes, trains and cars by Simon Abbott( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vibrant and fact-packed range illustrated by the popular children's artist Simon Abbott. In this, fun bright, easy-to-follow full-color book, young readers are introduced to the amazing world of transport, the many different types and the basics on how they work
Mountains, monsoons, and mules by Alicia Klepeis( )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twins, Anara and Samal, love to travel with their mom and little brother, Oliver. Having a mom that works for UNESCO, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, means the family gets to travel to the coolest places. Sometimes their dad or their grandma from Finland, Vovo, are able to tag along and visit the most amazing places. India is totally better than spending all summer at camp. Traveling through busy citifies and India's countryside, the Nylund's experience rickshaws, spicy foods, and, Ollie's favorite, history. Things get complicated when the kids encounter the many homeless children, mistreatment of Anara's beloved elephants, and 13 hour "surprise" trip. Can the Nylunds survive India's hot, humid weather? Will they make it through the mountains to the Valley of Flowers? Can they help all the homeless children wandering in India? These adventure books are perfect for your fluent reader. They develop independent reading through longer, complex sentences, rich vocabulary, and minimal illustrations. - Extensive back matter - Addresses social issues such as friendships, family, and growing up - Explores cultures and countries around the world
Animals everywhere! by Simon Abbott( Book )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explore the wonderful world of wild animals"--Cover
Things that go by Simon Abbott( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beep beep! Teach your baby their first words about things that go, with this bright, interactive board book. Little fingers will love exploring this playful book, packed with glossy, textured pictures and first words such as train, bicycle, boat and more. Bloomsbury's Baby Look and Feel board books feature glossy, textured panels which babies will love to touch. Stunning artwork and simple text on every page make learning first words fun! Available in a range of young children's favourite topics, from animals to things that go
Meet the ancient Egyptians by John Malam( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces life in ancient Egypt with illustrations and simple text
Journey through the solar system by Simon Abbott( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an introduction to the solar system, and includes facts about the planets and space exploration
Meet the incredible Romans by John Malam( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Filled with fascinating facts and engaging illustrations, Meet the Incredible Romans explores the everyday from the baths to the delicacies of doormice, to the lives of Emperors, soldiers and gladiators!"--Provided by publisher
The big body book by Simon Abbott( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Find out what is inside your body and how it works
The land of the dinosaurs by Simon Abbott( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Which dinosaur had a neck as long as a bus? What fearsome beast had more than 100 teeth? Delve into the deadly world of the dinosaurs and find out the answers to these questions and more in this story of Earth's biggest-ever animals. Full of astounding facts and colourful illustrations, Simon Abbott's book brings the dinos back to life and tells young readers everything they need to know about how these mighty beasts lived and died
Pirates ahoy! by Simon Abbott( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take a look inside a captain's quarters, meet the dastardly crew and find out why they all loved to eat turtles in this warts-and-all version of pirate life according to Simon Abbott. Packed with fun facts and real-life historical figures, this lively book comes with its own list of pirate words and detailed spreads showing the ins and outs of life on the high seas. A must have for anyone wanting to explore the pirate world up close
Meet the incredible Romans by Simon Abbott( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the incredible world of Ancient Rome and learn what really went on behind those helmets. Find out why it was good manners to belch at the table, why soap was a no-go and much more in Simon Abbott's latest fresh and funny book. Filled with fascinating facts and engaging illustrations, Meet the Incredible Romans explores the everyday from the baths to the delicacies of dormice, to the lives of Emperors, soldiers and gladiators!
Meet the ancient Egyptians by Simon Abbott( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Which fearsome pharaoh had more than 100 children? How long did it take to bandage up a mummy? Peer inside the pyramids and have a nosy at the Nile with this latest offering from popular children's illustrator Simon Abbott. Packed with unbelievable facts and laugh-out-loud scenes, this is a must-read for every young reader wanting to know more about one of the most exciting times in history
100 questions about outer space : and all the answers, too! by Simon Abbott( Book )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An illustrated introduction to astronomy for children, presented in question-and-answer format. Full color throughout."--
On the farm by Simon Abbott( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Find out all about life on the farm with this funny, fresh take on country life! Jam-packed with exciting, digestible information and witty colourful pictures, this latest offering by Simon Abbott brings an evergreen subject to life. Discover what really goes on behind the scenes beneath the muck and the straw, see your favourite animals in action and laugh out loud while you're at it
Henry in a jam by B. B Bourne( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry describes the different vehicles he sees as he is stuck in a traffic jam
Cairo, camels, and chaos by Alicia Klepeis( Book )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twins Samal and Anara live in New York City wiht their mom and little brother, Oliver. Living in New york City is an adventure on its own, but when their mom gets a call from work, the adventure cranks up a notch!
At school by Simon Abbott( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's a liftable flap on every page in this interactive board book filled with fun classroom scenes
 
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Abbot Simon

Abbot, Simon, 1967-

Ebots, Saimons 1967-

אבוט, סימון 1967-

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